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Council of Europe parliament presidents discuss challenges for next 70 years

ZAGREB, Oct 24 (Croatia Sun News) – The heads of parliament of the Council of Europe’s 47 member states met in Strasbourg on Thursday to discuss, after 70 years of the pan-European institution, how to deal with global challenges and strengthen and protect human rights in the process.

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Pejcinovic Buric says will use all her powers to protect human rights

ZAGREB, Oct 3 (Croatia Sun News) – New Council of Europe Secretary-General Marija Pejcinovic Buric said on Wednesday human rights were non-negotiable and that she would use all her powers so that CoE member states respected them.

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Pejcinovic Buric officially becomes Secretary-General of Council of Europe

ZAGREB, Sept 18 (Croatia Sun News) – Former Croatian Foreign and European Affairs Minister Marija Pejcinovic Buric on Wednesday took office as the Council of Europe’s new Secretary-General, succeeding Norwegian Thorbjorn Jagland, who was at the helm of that international organisation for the past ten years.

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